Television is a hit-driven business, and ABC and CBS shined the brightest during premiere week because they have the biggest of them. NBC's "My Name Is Earl" and UPN's "Everybody Hates Chris" were…
Discovery Channel and its TLC sibling have received some poor Nielsen report cards over the last year or two, leading the company to consolidate all of its production under one executive, Discovery's…
Sparks flew at a gathering of ad execs in Gotham when WGA members protested increased product placement in reality shows such as "The Apprentice" and "Survivor."
Tuning In: As "Arrested Development" creator Mitchell Hurwitz collected his latest Emmy statuette, the producer felt compelled to remind the TV audience that he keeps receiving trophies for a show…
Feevee platform Foxtel said Monday that it will produce a local celebrity poker skein after U.S. imports have proved a hit with local auds.
"Night Stalker" appears bound for cult status -- the "Boomtown" of 2005. By making two newspaper reporters the focus, crimes are allowed to lie unsolved and fester, haunting the principals while they…
The chilling notion that "What's between doctors stays between doctors" powers this slow-moving yet absorbing BBC limited series, whose six-episode first season (a second flight just aired in the…
Even a less-than-stellar perf from "Monday Night Football" put ABC atop the ratings leaderboard among young adults on the second Monday of the season, with CBS leading the way in total viewers.
NBC Universal Global Networks has hired Olivier Gerolami as managing director, Europe.
Without more active control by governments, global terrorists could easily get their hands on nuclear materials to create devastating new weapons. That's the message behind "Last Best Chance," an HBO…
Production/marketing shingle the Hatchery has bought entertainment rights to the bestselling series of thrillers written by V.C. Andrews ("Flowers in the Attic").